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News and Announcements

2017


October 2017
Presenting the new Canady Robotic™ Surgical System and the Canady Plasma® Smart Electrosurgical Generator. Visit us in Booth #1431 at the 2017 ACS Clinical Congress in San Diego, CA at the San Diego Convention Center from October 23rd – 25th 2017
Takoma Park, MD

September 2017
US Medical Innovations, LLC and the George Washington University Sign a $5.3 Million Agreement to Launch a New Plasma-Based Cancer Therapy Program
Takoma Park, MD
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September 2017
GW Signs $5.3 Million Agreement to Research Plasma-Based Cancer Therapies
Takoma Park, MD
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June 2017
US Medical Innovations Announces Canady Helios Cold Plasma and Hybrid Plasma Scalpels Used in the First Clinical Liver Resection Performed to Remove and Selectively Kill Liver Cancer Tumor Cells
Takoma Park, MD
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2016


February 2016
Japanese Patent Office Issues Decision to Grant Patent for USMI’s Canady Hybrid Plasma™ Technology
Takoma Park, MD
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January 2016
US Medical Innovations, LLC receives ISO 13485:2003 Certification following review of the Quality Management System for USMI, PMLS, Canady Robotics and Canady Biotechnology.
Takoma Park, MD

February 2016
Chinese Patent Office Issues Decision to Grant Patent for USMI’s Canady Hybrid Plasma™ Technology
Takoma Park, MD
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2015


October 2015
US Medical Innovations Announces Plans for New Robotic Surgical System
Takoma Park, MD
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August 1
USMI receives Federal Supply Schedule Contract Approval.
Effective August 1st, 2015, the full line of US Medical Innovations products have been added to Veterans Healthcare Supply Solutions, Inc., FSS V797D-40049. Veterans Healthcare Supply Solutions, Inc., is a verified Service Disabled Veterans Owned Small Business.

July 14
Electric Discharge During Electrosurgery
Takoma Park, MD
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April 2015
Cold Plasma Used In World’s First Clinical Surgical Procedure Performed To Selectively Kill Cancer Tumor Cells
Takoma Park, MD
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January 2015
US Patent Innovations, LLC announces Jerome Canady Research Institute receives ISO-9001: 2008 Certification
Takoma Park, MD
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January 2015
Dr. Jerome Canady on Bloodless Surgery & Being a Pioneer – The Global Townhall Interview
Takoma Park, MD
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2014


December 2014
US Medical Innovations, LLC Announces New Distribution Agreement with CrossLink Surgical, LLC
Takoma Park, MD
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November 2014
US Patent Innovations, LLC Opens State-Of-The-Art Scientific Research Facility To Advance Uses Of Plasma Technology And Techniques In Medicine
Takoma Park, MD
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November 2014
Interview with Dr Canady at the American College of Surgeons 2014 Clinical Congress
Takoma Park, MD

November 2014
Highlights from the American College of Surgeons 2014 Clinical Congress
Takoma Park, MD

November 2014
Dr. Canady joins MedCityNews.com for Google Hangout: Smarter scalpels, safer radiation and scaffolds for sinusitis
Takoma Park, MD

Dr Canady discusses the business of innovation in healthcare and hybrid plasma technology in a panel interview.
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November 2014
US Medical Innovations, LLC Introduces New Canady Hybrid Plasma™ Scalpel
Takoma Park, MD

New Innovation in the Field of Electrosurgery and Plasma Technology Expands Manufacturing Opportunities in the U.S. with 45,000 Square Foot Facility
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November 2014
The Effect of Tuning Cold Plasma Composition on Glioblastoma Cell Viability
Takoma Park, MD

Read the latest technical paper on determing a mechanism of CAP therapy on glioblastoma cells (U87) through an understanding of the composition of the plasma, including treatment time, voltage, flow-rate and plasma-gas composition.
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October 2014
USMI will be attending the ACG Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course
Takoma Park, MD

From October 17-22, USMI will have two booths at this years annual meeting located in Philadelphia, PA. Visit us at booth #241.

October 2014
Anti-Cancer Therapies of 21st Century: Novel Approach to Treat Human Cancers Using Cold Atmospheric Plasma
Takoma Park, MD

Dr. Canady participated in an article how cold atmospheric plasma (CAP) has just recently been showing promising anti-cancer activities supported by ability to induce cell death via apoptosis and cell cycle arrest leading to tumor cell destruction in vitro, and in vivo.
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October 2014
Innovation from Orthopedics to Sports Medicine
Takoma Park, MD

Jerome Canady, Founder of US Medical Innovations, and Mark A. Cleveland, CEO of Swiftwick, discuss their very different, but equally important, products.
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October 2014
USMI will be attending the American College of Surgeons 2014 Clinical Congress
Takoma Park, MD

From October 27-29, USMI will have two booths at this years annual event located in San Francisco, CA. Visit us at booths #1415 and #1425 from 9:00 – 4:30.

October 2014
USMI “See the Possibilities”
Demonstration 12:45 daily at the American College of Surgeons 2014 Clinical Conference,
October 27-29 at booth #1415.

March 2014
Plasma Medicine Life Sciences Sponsors the 1st International Workshop on Plasma for Cancer Treatment
Takoma Park, MD

Dr. Canady will be speaking at the “Clinical Application of Hybrid and Cold Atmospheric Plasma Technology in Surgery: A New Approach to the Eradication of Cancer” session at 10:20 AM.
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2013


February 2013
US Medical Innovations, LLC Parent Company, Completes Plasma Technology Research Agreement with George Washington University
Takoma Park, MD
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May 2013
USMI Implements Green Packaging for Products
Takoma Park, MD

May 2013
GAO Dismisses Request for Reconsideration by ERBE Contractor, Supporting Previous Ruling in Favor of Bidder Offering US Medical Innovations, LLC’s Product
Takoma Park, MD
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June, 2013
ScientificAmerican.com article featuring USMI CEO, Jerome Canady, M.D.: “Plasma Scalpels” May Make Surgery More Precise and Less Bloody
Takoma Park, MD
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July, 2013
USMI Parent Company, U.S. Patent Innovations, Files New Patent Application
Takoma Park, MD
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September 2013
The George Washington University announces groundbreaking research on cold plasma for the treatment of cancer, sponsored by USMI parent company US Patent Innovations, LLC (Principal investigator Michael Keidar, PhD and Co-investigator, Jerome Canady, MD)
Takoma Park, MD
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September 2013
US Patent Innovations, LLC Announces New Division: Plasma Medicine Life Science
Takoma Park, MD

Plasma Medicine Life Science, LLC (PMLS™), a subsidiary of US Patent Innovations, LLC, completes construction for new state-of-the-art research facility in Takoma Park, MD. PMLS™ will house a Translational Molecular Research Laboratory and a Research & Development space for Biomedical Engineers and Plasma Scientists. In furtherance of this work, PMLS™ will host Visiting Researchers, Consulting Scientists and Engineers from The George Washington University, Johns Hopkins University and Princeton University, for collaborations on Cold Plasma Research for the eradication of cancer, and the development of new life-saving plasma technologies.

October 2013
Temple University Surgeons Successfully Remove Inoperable Metastatic Breast Cancer with the Canady Hybrid Plasma™ Scalpel
Takoma Park, MD

On September 18, 2013, a surgical team at Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., performed a groundbreaking procedure on a patient who had previously been diagnosed with inoperable metastatic Stage 4 Breast cancer, using the Canady Hybrid Plasma™ Scalpel (CHPS).
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December 2013
US Medical Innovations, LLC Announces Distribution Agreement with Chesapeake Surgical
Takoma Park, MD

On December 4, 2013, US Medical Innovations, LLC (USMI) completed a distribution contract with Chesapeake Surgical (Chesapeake) of Laurel, MD. Under the new agreement, USMI will begin shipping product to Chesapeake Surgical for distribution starting in 2014.
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US Medical Innovations, LLC Files FDA 510(k) Application for Revolutionary New Multifunctional Endoscopic Plasma Probes

2012


March 2012
US Medical Innovations, LLC Announces the First Worldwide Clinical Application of the Canady Hybrid Plasma Scalpel™
Takoma Park, MD
Canady Hybrid Plasma Scalpel™

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May 2012
US Medical Innovations, LLC Parent Company, Signs Technology Transfer Agreement with George Washington University and Johns Hopkins University on Cold Plasma
Takoma Park, MD
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June 2012
Plasma Medicine Life Sciences Sponsors the 1st International Workshop on Plasma for Cancer Treatment
Organizing Committee Members: M. Laroussi, M. Keidar, X. Lu, J. Canady
George Washington University Conference Center
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December 2012
GAO Sustains Protest by Bidder Offering US Medical Innovations, LLC’s Product Against Federal Purchase of ERBE Product
Takoma Park, MD
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2011


April 2011
FDA Approves Canady Plasma Electrosurgery generators and Canady Plasma Probes.
Lakeland, FL
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December 2011
FDA Approved: Canady Hybrid Plasma Scalpel
Takoma Park, MD
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